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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northwest Ukraine northeast of L'viv. First mentioned in 1085, it was the capital of an independent principality in the 12th century and an important trade center from the 14th to the 16th century. Population: 203,000.

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  • Volyn '(Luts'k), Zakarpattya (Uzhhorod), Zaporizhzhya, Zhytomyr note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers (exceptions have the administrative center name following in parentheses)

    The 2004 CIA World Factbook

  • (Luts'k), Zakarpattya (Uzhhorod), Zaporizhzhya, Zhytomyr note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers (exceptions have the administrative center name following in parentheses)

    The 2007 CIA World Factbook

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